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Battle Report No. 1

Hi Everyone. This is the first Battle Report i have posted and it was a very interesting and close game.

Armies: My Space Wolves vs My Dad’s Orks.
Mission: Annihilation
Deployment type: Pitched battle

Roll off to see who went first went to the Space Wolves.
They were deployed like this:

Orks deployed like this:


Turn 1) Space Wolves.

Movement: Everything Moves.
Shooting: Wolf Scouts shoot the Nobz wounding 2. Grey Hunters shoot Single fire at the Nobz wounding another 3.  The rest run.
Assault: Wolf Scouts assault the Nobz and manage to kill 3 of them. Nobz attack back and kill one Wolf Scout. Nobz pass leadership test.


Turn 1) Orks.

Movement: Stormboyz, Deff Koptas and Boyz move.
Shooting: Big Shootas shoot at Canis but fail to wound him. Rest of the boys then shoot at Canis taking one wound off him. The Stormboyz then tried to shoot at the Grey Hunters but missed.
Assault: Nothing in range to assault. Wolf Scouts kill the rest of the Nobz.


Turn 2) Space Wolves.

Movement: Canis moves. The rest stay.
Shooting: Grey Hunters shoot Stormboyz killing all of them.
Assault: Canis assaults Boyz and kills 7 of them and doesn’t lose any wounds after making 6 3+ saves. Boyz pass their leadership test.


Turn 2) Orks.

Movement: Kopta’s Turbo Boost.
Shooting: Warboss Shoots doesn’t wound anything. Kopta’s use bigbombs and kill 3 Grey Hunters.Gretchin shoot and cause no wounds.
Assault: Warboss and Gretchin assault Wolf Scouts and Wolf Scouts kill 2 Gretchin, Gretchin kill 3 Wolf Scouts. Warboss Kill the rest of the Wolf Scout and Wolf Guard Pack leader. Canis kills 5 Boyz and Boyz don’t wound Canis and pass a leadership test.


Turn 3) Space Wolves.

Movement: Blood Claws move.
Sooting: Grey Hunters shoot the Deff Kopta’s wounding them twice.
Assault: Canis is still locked in combat with the Boyz but manages to kill 5 more and make them fall back.


Turn 3) Orks.

Movement: Nothing moves.
Shooting: Big Shootas shoot Canis wounding him once. Deff Koptas shoot Blood Claws killing two.
Assault: Warboss and Gretchin assault Grey Hunters. Grey Hunters counter attack killing 7 Gretchin. Warboss Strikes back killing 6 Grey Hunters. Warboss passes leadership test.


Turn 4) Space Wolves

Movement: Nothing moves.
Shooting: Blood Claws shoot the Deff Koptas but don’t wound.
Assault: Canis Assaults Koptas wounding two. Koptas kill Canis. Grey Hunters take two wounds off the Warboss. Warboss fights back killing the rest of the Grey Hunters.


Turn 4) Orks.

Movement: Nothing moves.
Shooting: Koptas shoot at the Blood Claws killing 2. Warboss shoots but doesn’t hit anything.  Big Shootas kill one Blood Claw.
Assault: Koptas assault Blood Claw and Wolf Priest. Wolf Priest kill one Kopta, but the Koptas kill the last Blood Claw.


Turn 5) Space Wolves.

Movement: Nothing to move.
Shooting: Nothing to shoot.
Assault: Wolf Priest kills rest of Deff Koptas and consolidates 4″.


Turn 5) Orks.

Movement: Warboss moves.
Shooting: Big Shootas shoot at the Wolf Priest and wounds him once. Warboss tries to shoot the Wolf Priest but misses.
Assault: Nothing Assaults.


Turn 6) Space Wolves.

Movement: Wolf Priest moves toward Boyz.
Shooting: Wolf Priest shoots the Boyz killing one.
Assault: Wolf Priest assaults and neither the Wolf Priest or the Boyz wound each other.


Turn 6) Orks.

Movement: Warboss moves 6″ towards the Wolf Priest.
Shooting: Nothing shoots.
Assault: Wolf Priest kills one more Boy and doesn’t lose a wound. Boyz fall back but can’t escape and get chopped up by the Wolf Priest.


Turn 7) Space Wolves.

Movement: Wolf Priest moves towards the Warboss.
Shooting: Wolf Priest shoots but does nothing.
Assault (The Final Showdown): Wolf Priest assaults but fails to wound the Warboss but gets crushed by the Warboss’ Power Claw and dies.


Conclusion: That was one of the closest games I have ever played. Looking back at the game there were a few things I did wrong and could have changed, but it was still a fun game that managed to get all the way to turn 7 due to high dice rolling. Victory for the Orks.


I hope you enjoyed this battle report. Leave a comment below.